Des Smyth

McGee digs deep in Rome; Denis a survivor

Rosapenna’s Ruaidhri McGee battled back from bad start in the EMC Challegne Open to remain in the hunt for a European Tour card via the Challenge Tour’s Road to Oman rankings.

McGee digs deep in Rome; Denis a survivor

McGee grinding in Rome; O'Sullivan working on French Riviera

Challenge Tour — Rosapenna’s Ruaidhri McGee is just a shot outside the top 20 with four holes to play in the third round of the weather-delayed EMC Challenge Open in Rome.

McGee grinding in Rome; O'Sullivan working on French Riviera

Irish golf in mourning following the sudden death of Hugh Jackson

Gavin Moynihan summed up the sense of shock in Irish golf when news filtered through of the sudden-death at the age of 75 of the great PGA professional Hugh Jackson at the Connemara Pro-Am this morning. 

Irish golf in mourning following the sudden death of Hugh Jackson

Michael Hoey joins big turnout for Bobby Browne's testimonial

We wrote earlier this month about Bobby Browne's retirement after 48 years of loyal service to the members of Laytown and Bettystown. Last weekend, many of his fellow professionals including Ryder Cup player Des Smyth and multiple European Tour winner Michael Hoey turned out to pay homage to the great PGA professional and teacher.

Michael Hoey joins big turnout for Bobby Browne's testimonial